Regional banks

C&I portfolio expands 18% at Sterling Bancorp

10/24/17

Loan growth drove the New York bank’s 20% increase in third-quarter earnings, and those results don’t include its acquisition of Astoria Financial this month.

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Balance-sheet dilemma: Cut long-rate exposure, or pay up for deposits?

10/24/17

Banks are swapping out long-term holdings for short-term securities to manage interest rate risk. But in the process, they are sacrificing yield — and ammo they might need to pay more for deposits to retain customers.

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Fifth Third's core numbers lagged in 3Q

10/24/17

The Cincinnati bank's total loans fell 2% and its adjusted fee income dropped 4%, but its top line was strong because of higher interest rates and the gain from a sale of more Vantiv shares.

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The three 'R' words that define a successful career

10/24/17

You might need to call on different strategies to help you advance at each stage of your career, says Linda Verba of TD Bank.

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Zions made $5M in interest-free loans to employees hit by Harvey

10/23/17

The Salt Lake City bank reported strong 3Q results despite unexpected expenses tied to hurricane damage in its Texas market, and it vowed to stay on track in meeting its cost-savings goals.

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State's economic strength boosts Bank of Hawaii profits

10/23/17

Hawaii's booming economy contributed to the Honolulu bank's 10% increase in loans and 9% increase in deposits in the third quarter.

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An important milestone reached at Citizens Financial

10/20/17

The Providence, R.I., company surpassed its goal for return on tangible common equity that it had set for itself after its initial public offering.

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Deposits, loans on rise at Associated Banc-Corp

10/20/17

The Green Bay, Wis., company's CEO predicted “mid-single-digit” annual loan growth after a third quarter that included a 10% increase in deposits and 4% rise in average loans.

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People's United reports higher profit that reflects recent acquisitions

10/19/17

The Connecticut company, which is nearing the threshold to become a systemically important financial institution, has bought three businesses in the past year.

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Amazon’s grocery expansion a threat to CRE, banks fear

10/19/17

With online retailers beginning to challenge the dominance of brick-and-mortar grocery stores, CRE loans to strip mails anchored by them look riskier.

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